She uses mythology as a source for ideas—whether ancient Greek, Mayan, or invented. Inspired by nature also, Sheli’s observations of wildlife and studies from three-dimensional models serve as reference for many of her illustrations.
Sheli’s artwork builds on these diverse interests; helping her to visualize worlds that resonate with contemporary readers.... children and adults alike.
Her more recent books include:
Gigi and the Birthday Ring
by Giselle Fernandez
To see more of Sheli’s work go to: www.spetersenillustration.com